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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Alan Ray Olmsted
Stat Years
1976-1982  [mlb] 1980-1980
Height/Weight
6-2 / 195
Bats/Throws
Right / Left
Positions
P (140)
Draft Position
p
Born Date/Place
High School
Hazelwood East (St. Louis,MO)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the St. Louis Cardinals in Round #13 (#304 overall) of the 1975 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1980-09-12 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.178)
Service Time
Organizations
SLN [5] SDN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 16149 ... retro id: olmsa101 ... mlbam id: 119997
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1976Johnson CityAppRk----191---831.501400000090.0552215027790000.915.500.002.707.902.202.93.727
    1976Minor Totals: byYearRk----191---831.5014000014090.0552215027790000.915.500.002.707.902.202.93.727
    1977Johnson City CardinalsAppRksln-202---109.0050000504.08440110002.2518.000.002.252.259.001.001.000
    1977Gastonia CardinalsWcarAsln-202---109.0021000108.014981551002.3815.751.135.635.6310.131.001.000
    1977Minor Totals: SLNbyYearA/Rk----202---209.00710006012.02213121661002.3316.500.754.504.509.751.001.000
    1978Gastonia CardinalsWcarAsln-213---401.03722005135.0329409413001.178.230.002.3110.542.314.561.000
    1978Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-213---543.5114142100082.0843532620377021.279.220.662.204.063.841.85.556
    1978Minor Totals: SLNbyYearA/AA----212---942.77211641051117.011644366297810021.248.920.462.236.003.382.69.692
    1979St. Petersburg CardinalsFSLA+sln-224---852.232312620112101.0913125127703021.178.110.092.416.242.762.59.615
    1979Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-224---344.6912124100071.0834237320465041.4510.520.382.545.835.322.30.429
    1979Minor Totals: SLNbyYearAA/A+----222---1193.2435241030112172.017473624471168061.289.100.212.466.073.822.47.550
    1980Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-235---343.27881000055.0512320317415001.248.350.492.786.713.762.41.429
    1980Springfield RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-235---1052.77171783000117.01074136533624011.208.230.382.544.773.151.88.667
    1980St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln47235Log - Sp - Ext - Perf112.86550000034.2321311214141011.338.310.523.633.633.371.00.500
    1980Minor Totals: SLNbyYearAA/AAA----232---1392.93252593000172.015864568501039011.218.270.422.625.393.352.06.591
    1980MLB Totals: SLNbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf112.89550000034.7321311214141011.358.420.533.683.683.421.00.500
    1981Hawaii IslandersPCLAAAsdn-246---895.95262020360124.016692826484416031.7312.050.443.483.196.680.92.471
    1981Minor Totals: SDNbyYearAAA----241---895.95262020360124.016692826484416031.7312.050.443.483.196.680.92.471
    1982Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-257---993.63282491240161.115879651844433061.258.811.002.452.404.410.98.500
    1982Minor Totals: SLNbyYearAAA----251---993.63282491240161.315879651844433061.258.831.012.462.404.410.98.500
    MLB Totals (1 yrs)112.89550000034.7321311214141011.358.420.533.683.683.421.00.500
    National League Totals (1 yrs)112.89550000034.7321311214141011.358.420.533.683.683.421.00.500
    Minor League Totals60433.481561103485463848.384938732843251469470181.309.010.462.664.984.111.87.583
    Minor: Rk Totals931.8219000019094.0632619028800000.976.030.002.687.662.492.86.750
    Minor: A Totals502.51932006143.0461812114464001.409.630.212.939.633.773.291.000
    Minor: A+ Totals852.232312620112101.0913125127703021.178.110.092.416.242.762.59.615
    Minor: AA Totals11123.85343472000208.021810089125712417061.329.430.522.475.374.332.18.478
    Minor: AAA Totals27234.1071611945100402.343121218329125149230101.389.650.652.803.334.751.19.540
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (1 yrs)112.89550000034.7321311214141011.358.420.533.683.683.421.00.500
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1977Johnson City CardinalsAppRksln-20p---150000000000000000.000.000.000.000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1977Gastonia CardinalsWcarAsln-20p---120000000000000000.000.000.000.000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1978Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-21p---21419120000000501000.105.105.105.2102020.000.000.1430.0025.000.000.00.000.0
    1979Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-22p---31211110001002400000.091.231.091.3221310.182.000.14315.3830.772.000.00.000.0
    1980Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-23p---487000000000300000.000.000.000.000700.000.000.0000.0042.860.000.00.000.0
    1980St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln4723pL-S-E-P4511020001000302000.182.182.182.3641320.000.000.2500.0023.080.000.00.000.0
    1981Hawaii IslandersPCLAAAsdn-24p---5261000000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1982Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-25p---6283010000000000000.333.333.333.666310.000.000.3330.000.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (1 yrs)511020001000302000.182.182.182.3641320.000.000.2500.0023.080.000.00.000.0
    National League Totals (1 yrs)511020001000302000.182.182.182.3641320.000.000.2500.0023.080.000.00.000.0
    Minor League Totals95412400010021201000.098.140.098.2384440.049.000.1384.5527.276.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AA Totals34372300010021201000.081.128.081.2094030.054.000.1205.0030.006.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AAA Totals544010000000000000.250.250.250.500410.000.000.2500.000.000.000.00.000.0
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (1 yrs)511020001000302000.182.182.182.3641320.000.000.2500.0023.080.000.00.000.0
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1978Gastonia CardinalsWcarA21P700.02700991.0001.300.005.0100.012
    1978Arkansas TravelersTexAA21P1400.0221202523.9201.600.0010.6100.011
    1979St. Petersburg CardinalsFSLA+22P2300.0621232927.9311.200.0017.0100.08
    1979Arkansas TravelersTexAA22P1200.0114311815.8331.300.009.0100.010
    1980Arkansas TravelersTexAA23P800.0111101312.9231.500.005.9100.010
    1980Springfield RedbirdsAmerAAA23P1700.01118113029.9671.700.0012.5100.03
    1980St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB23P5034.2290011111.0002.200.323.1100.019
    1981Hawaii IslandersPCLAAA24P2600.07230330301.0001.200.0019.0100.05
    1982Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAA25P2800.016310347471.0001.700.0020.7100.05
    MLB Totals - (P)5034290011111.0002.200.320.00.00
    AAA Totals - (P)7100347217107106.9911.500.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (P)3400446615650.8931.500.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (P)2300621232927.9311.200.000.00.00
    A Totals - (P)7002700991.0001.300.000.00.00
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1978Minor21----------
    1979Minor35----------
    1980MLB5----------
    1980Minor25----------
    1981Minor26----------
    1982Minor28----------
    Totals140----------